HC Deb 09 February 1984 vol 53 c684W
Mr. Moate

asked the Secretary of State for Transport under what authority a number of traffic areas have given written instruction that there shall be no prosecution of vehicle operators unless overloading exceeds 10 per cent. of the legal limit; and if he will make a statement.

Mrs. Chalker

[pursuant to her reply, 7 February 1984, c. 575]: I refer my hon. Friend to the reply I gave to the hon. Member for West Bromwich, East (Mr. Snape) on 1 February.—[Vol. 53, c. 230.]